green / sustainable buildings

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Architecture firm Dialog has revealed plans for a cross-laminated timber higher education building in Canada, which it says will be the first of its kind.   The project, called A-Block Building Expansion, is a six-storey addition to an existing building at Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology in Scarborough, which is about a 20-minute drive from downtown Toronto.  
Post date: 2 Jan 2021
Type: Fall

Surface area is an important but limited resource in cities that aim to become climate neutral. It can be used to, for example, generate heat or electricity via active solar systems, improve air quality via greening, or provide cooling thanks to highly reflective and emissive materials.   Scientists at Italian institute Eurac have now developed a multi-factor approach to study the synergies and conflicts that arise from using ground, facade and roof space in urban communities.
Post date: 2 Jan 2021
Type: News

2021 RESNET Building Performance Conference is Going Virtual! FEBRUARY 22-24, 2021   We had a blast at #RESNET2020 and hope you did too! And while we hoped to make RESNET 2021 bigger and better than ever, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do business and interact with our peers and colleagues.  
Post date: 23 Dez 2020
Type: Ereignis

March 8-10, 2021 | Virtual Conference   The 2021 ASHRAE Virtual Design and Construction Conference takes place March 8-10, 2021.   The inaugural conference seeks to fill a need for ASHRAE members and practitioners using or planning to apply virtual design and construction in the design, construction and operation of HVAC systems.   
Post date: 8 Dez 2020
Type: Ereignis

Diciembre 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm CET   Las personas somos cada vez más conscientes del confort de nuestra vivienda y la necesidad de reducir el impacto ambiental.  En este sentido, estas exigencias se han convertido en valores añadidos a nuestros edificios.  
Post date: 3 Dez 2020
Type: Ereignis

Diciembre 10 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm CET   La certificación «DGNB System» es un sistema desarrollado por DGNB (el Green Building Council alemán), para evaluar y certificar la sostenibilidad de edificios y distritos.   El sistema de certificación DGNB System es una herramienta internacional, basada en normas y estándares europeos, que puede ser aplicable en todo el mundo. La implementación del sistema DGNB System en cada país requiere la adaptación a las condiciones específicas del mismo.
Post date: 3 Dez 2020
Type: Ereignis

More info can be found here. Tickets are available via EVENTBRITE.   The LFE 2020 Meet-up   Join us for the very first official Living Future Europe Meet-up  
Post date: 26 Nov 2020
Type: Ereignis

RESTORE Final Online Conference, Dec. 3rd, 2020 & 5th MC Online Meeting on the 4th.   Your invitation, on Eventbrite is now open for registration here   Agenda: RESTORE Online Final Conference
Post date: 26 Nov 2020
Type: Ereignis

By 2050 around 80% of the world's population will be living in urban areas. Currently, they occupy 3% of the Earth's surface but produce around 72% of greenhouse gases.   Growing urbanization along with climate change will have a serious impact on our life in cities in terms of air quality, warmer temperatures and higher flood risk. But solutions to reducing the environmental impact and improving people's quality of life has been found in nature.  
Post date: 24 Nov 2020
Type: News

Wed, Dec 2, 2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM CET   Welcome to the Construction 2050 Alliance event. Construction 2050 Alliance is an established group of European organisations working together to advance the needs and priorities of the wider construction and built-environment sector at EU level.   Bottom of Form  
Post date: 19 Nov 2020
Type: Ereignis